11 Business Studies 1

11BU1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Farquhar

Students will:

Focus on small businesses
Develop the skills necessary to make informed and rational decisions about business matters
Investigate the internal and external factors affecting small business and use business knowledge to solve operational problems
Learn the skills necessary to market a new or existing product, and carry out and review a product-based business activity


Pathway

12 Accounting 2, 12 Agribusiness 1, 12 Business Studies 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11BU1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $20


Prerequisites

Completed 10AE1 or 10BU1 

OR HoF approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90842 v2 Business Studies 1.6 - Carry out and review a product-based business activity within a classroom context with direction
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 7
1
I
6
Y
A.S. 90840 v3 Business Studies 1.4 - Apply the marketing mix to a new or existing product
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90838 v3 Business Studies 1.2 - Demonstrate an understanding of external factors influencing a small business
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90837 v2 Business Studies 1.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of internal features of a small business
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.